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Who's the new guy?

Who's the new guy?

Jun 15th, 2015

GolfPunk Columnist, and former European Tour Chief himself, Ken Schofield CBE on the appointment of a new Chief for the European Tour 

McKenna Pautsch Swingin' Siren: Part 3

McKenna Pautsch Swingin' Siren: Part 3

Nov 25th, 2017

McKenna Pautsch has hit a nerve with you lot and proved to be one of our most popular Swingin' Siren's ever. So we've gone an tracked down more awesome pictures for your perusal.

Top five Alister MacKenzie courses that aren’t Augusta

Top five Alister MacKenzie courses that aren’t Augusta

Sep 14th, 2017

Yorkshire born Dr Alister MacKenzie is renowned for designing Augusta, but he was also responsible for some other masterpieces. Here are four of our favourites, which just about anyone can play, and one that is virtually impossible to get on.

Kyle Stanley wins Quicken Loans National

Kyle Stanley wins Quicken Loans National

Jul 3rd, 2017

America’s Kyle Stanley won the Quicken Loans National as he beat Charles Howell III in a playoff, and took home a cheque for $1.3 million for his troubles.

Kent & Yorkshire courses

Kent & Yorkshire courses

Mar 16th, 2017

Kent and Yorkshire are showcased by Golf Tourism England (GTE), the membership body representing the golf tourism industry in England, in two more videos highlighting some of the best regions to play golf in England.

McKenna Pautsch, Swingin' Siren

McKenna Pautsch, Swingin' Siren

Mar 9th, 2017

McKenna Pautsch is the latest on our conveyor belt of smoking hot Swingin' Sirens. Move over Paige Spiranac, you've got some competition...

The battle for Beckenham Place Park GC goes on

The battle for Beckenham Place Park GC goes on

Dec 24th, 2016

James Davies is one of the main campaigners fighting the battle to keep Beckenham Place Park GC open. Here's Jame's submission to the local council in full. We wish the team the best of luck.

Brickendon Grange Golf Club wins

Brickendon Grange Golf Club wins

Dec 14th, 2016

Brickendon Grange Golf Club in Hertford has beaten nine other of Britain’s most picturesque and challenging golf holes to be crowned the UK’s Greatest Amateur Hole 2016.

Paul McKenna launches golf success App

Paul McKenna launches golf success App

Aug 22nd, 2016

Paul McKenna, the world’s leading self-improvement author and sports mind coach, has created a system based on how the greatest golfers play which is available to download on Android and iPhone, priced at £4.99.

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Latest on Beckenham Place Park golf club closure

Mar 28th, 2016

As we reported two weeks ago, Lewisham Council is planning to shut down Braeside Golf Club, which is based at Beckenham Place Park. Now the members are setting up a campaign to save the club.

Hole-in-one golfer gets taken for a ride

Hole-in-one golfer gets taken for a ride

Mar 7th, 2016

A golfer who won a car after hitting a hole-in-one during a charity event has been left seriously out of pocket after losing a legal battle over his prize. We think he has been completely taken for a ride.

The GP Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The GP Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Dec 17th, 2015

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away,  before I was ever a golf punk, years before I became a sneaker head, and before I even knew what a foodie was, I was a Star Wars nerd. I’ve been waiting 34 years for what I witnessed at 12.05 this morning. Was it worth the wait?

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Dec 16th, 2015

At 12.05 tonight our dreams come true. Real Star Wars films, about the real Star Wars characters. Now if you're anything like us you've probably got some geeky Star Wars memorabilia. Maybe even some bits from the new film. But have you got any Star Wars golf gear? We've trawled the internet to find the places where golf and Star Wars collide.

QUICKEN LOANS FINAL DAY ROUND UP

QUICKEN LOANS FINAL DAY ROUND UP

Aug 3rd, 2015

Troy Merritt got safely across the line for his maiden PGA Tour title win, shooting a 4 under 67 to win on 18 under, 3 shots clear of Rickie Fowler.

QUICKEN LOAN NATIONAL DAY 3 ROUND UP

QUICKEN LOAN NATIONAL DAY 3 ROUND UP

Aug 1st, 2015

So we all got a little carried away didn’t we as today we saw Tiger in full reverse gear, dropping 3 shots to end the day at 5 under, tied 42nd. 

Tiger Watch At Quickens

Tiger Watch At Quickens

Jul 31st, 2015

Is he back? Well, after three bogies in his first four holes yesterday, Tiger Woods finished the day -3 at the Quicken Loans National, Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Virginia.

Quicken Loans National

Quicken Loans National

Jul 31st, 2015

Tiger finishes the first round 3-under and five behind the leaders in the low scoring conditions in Virginia. Andy Sullivan is top Brit at 6-under.

QUICKEN LOANS DAY 2 WRAP UP

QUICKEN LOANS DAY 2 WRAP UP

Jul 31st, 2015

Tiger Woods shoots a 66 on Friday at the Quicken Loans National to soar up the leaderboard from 23rd into tied 5th for the lead.

Bettinardi brand taken to the next level in 2018

Bettinardi brand taken to the next level in 2018

Nov 20th, 2018

According to its founder, the premium Bettinardi putter brand has been taken to a new level this year - thanks to a record collection of wins on the European, PGA, and LPGA Tours.

Golden weekend for European Golf at Gleneagles

Golden weekend for European Golf at Gleneagles

Aug 11th, 2018

The semi-final line-ups in the inaugural Men’s and Women’s European Golf Team Championships have been confirmed, as the battle to be crowned golf’s first European Champions at Gleneagles gathers momentum. 

On The Golf Road with golf nut Kooky Ken

On The Golf Road with golf nut Kooky Ken

Aug 6th, 2018

Kooky Ken, as she likes to call herself, is according to her Instagram bio, a Filipina in Las Vegas. And a makeup artist. And a model. And a golfer. In the making...

Triple winning weekend for Ping

Triple winning weekend for Ping

Jun 25th, 2018

It was a triple winning weekend for PING with victories for Matt Wallace, Bubba Watson and Brady Schnell on the European, PGA and Web.com Tours.

On the golf course with Kooky Ken

On the golf course with Kooky Ken

Oct 16th, 2017

Kooky Ken describes herself as a Las Vegas Surrenderer. No idea what that means. Maybe it means she just turns up at the casino and hands over the cash without doing any actual gambling. Cut out the middle man. 

Record broken at the 122nd Amateur Championship

Record broken at the 122nd Amateur Championship

Jun 20th, 2017

Icelander Gisli Sveinbergsson set a new course record during yesterday’s first qualifying round at The 122nd Amateur Championship, which is being played at Princes and Royal St George’s.

GolfPunk's Mallorca Weekender

GolfPunk's Mallorca Weekender

Mar 4th, 2017

If you are looking a really quick and easy golf break in the sun then Mallorca could be just right for you.

Photographer taken out by 145mph golf shot

Photographer taken out by 145mph golf shot

Feb 17th, 2017

Ever wondered what would happen if a golfer snap-hooked his drive into an unsuspecting photographer? No, us neither. But that's what happened at Graeme McDowell's Fantasy Golf Camp...

Trump Aberdeen is being taken to court

Trump Aberdeen is being taken to court

Oct 31st, 2016

Trump Aberdeen is being taken to court for allegedly breaching the privacy of a rambler photographed by staff without her consent or knowledge.

The Weekend Highlights

The Weekend Highlights

Aug 29th, 2016

Thomas Pieters and Patrick Reed both won this weekend, and while one staked a claim for a Ryder Cup spot, the other cemented his automatic pick. Check out the weekends highlights here...

Saturday Siren: Kendal Tudor

Saturday Siren: Kendal Tudor

Aug 6th, 2016

Kendall Tudor: Blazin' it up as a golf pro in Colorado and definitely, well, probably definitely, nothing to do with Henry VIII...

Golf's weekend winners

Golf's weekend winners

Jun 27th, 2016

Big weekends for Henrik Stenson, Billy Hurley III, Lydia Ko and James Heath

Star Wars: The Golf Awakens

Star Wars: The Golf Awakens

Jun 23rd, 2016

TaylorMade are betting big on Star Wars this Christmas, as they announce new accessories range for mid November.

Success for MacKenzie golf trail

Success for MacKenzie golf trail

Jun 12th, 2016

A UK golf club designed by Augusta National architect Alister MacKenzie has teamed up with eight other venues to form a ‘golf trail’. 

Puglia Weekender

Puglia Weekender

Aug 20th, 2015

Puglia has the reputation of being one of the poorer regions of Italy, which I’m finding hard to believe as I dabble my toes in the balmy, naturally- filtered seawater pool of the Masseria San Domenico.

Tiger Woods shoots five under 65

Tiger Woods shoots five under 65

Jun 30th, 2018

Tiger Woods has shot a five-under 65 in the second round of the Quicken Loans National in Maryland and now sits five shots off the lead. 

Seth Johnson takes a bow at La Manga

Seth Johnson takes a bow at La Manga

Jun 15th, 2018

Sir Kenny Dalglish’s loss was Seth Johnson’s gain after the newly-knighted star missed out on the chance of victory in the prestigious Footballers’ Golf Classic at La Manga Club – because he had to leave to prepare for the announcement of his impending knighthood.

Wedge and Wildlife

Wedge and Wildlife

Jan 2nd, 2018

If  you thinking golf holidays at this time of the year, then there’s an amazing South African rail tour golf package from Wedge & Wildlife. Here’s your chance to play some of the country's top courses in total luxury.

You Little Beauty! All Down to Prince's!!

You Little Beauty! All Down to Prince's!!

May 9th, 2017

If you want a proper golf escape then get yourself down to Prince's Golf Club, and lose yourself in the vastness of this beautiful part of Kent. And make sure that you stay at their fantastic lodges, which make for the perfect break from the hustle and bustle of modern life.  (Hark at Gloria Hunniford! – Ed)

Free golf for Juniors

Free golf for Juniors

Mar 7th, 2017

Broke Hill Golf Club is offering free junior membership after two assistant professionals decided to take matters into their own hands.

Royal St George's to host 2020 Open

Royal St George's to host 2020 Open

Feb 20th, 2017

The R&A has announced that the 2020 Open Championship will be staged at Royal St George's, the scene of Darren Clarke's victory in 2011.

Golf bedlam in the Bahamas

Golf bedlam in the Bahamas

Jan 11th, 2017

As we reported yesterday, the opening event of the Web.com Tour, the Bahamas Great Exuma Classic, took a complete battering from the weather. And for one Pro this led to the loss of 32 balls!  

Competition to find best amateur golf hole

Competition to find best amateur golf hole

Nov 29th, 2016

Ten of Britain’s most picturesque and challenging amateur golf holes have been shortlisted to be crowned the UK’s best, as online voting now begins for golfers to choose their favourite. 

Chart Hills Golf Club sold

Chart Hills Golf Club sold

Oct 4th, 2016

Savills, on behalf of Leaderboard Golf, has sold Chart Hills Golf Club in Biddenden, Kent to a private operator.

Warning sign at golf club

Warning sign at golf club

Jun 28th, 2016

A sign has appeared at a golf course warning locals of a ‘disgusting pervert’ who has been trying to tempt fellow dog walkers – into dogging.

Chart Hills GC up for sale

Chart Hills GC up for sale

Jun 13th, 2016

A letter has been sent to members of Chart Hills Golf Club revealing that the Leaderboard group are placing the club up for sale.

David Feherty on Tiger Woods

David Feherty on Tiger Woods

May 26th, 2016

According to NBC and Golf Channel reporter David Feherty, the real question to be asking about Woods is not when he will be back - but if.

Tiger in the drink!

Tiger in the drink!

May 17th, 2016

Tiger is still on the comeback trail, but the latest video evidence doen't look great...

Golf and football in Portugal

Golf and football in Portugal

Mar 21st, 2016

Golfers from across Europe who also love their football eagerly accepted the invitation to indulge in their passion for both sports this month by taking part in ORIZONTE – Lisbon Golf’s ‘Derby & Golf Weekend’.

Valspar Champs Day One

Valspar Champs Day One

Mar 11th, 2016

Day one at the Valspar Championship set up an interesting start to the tournament as Keegan Bradley, Charles Howell III and Ken Duke all took a share of the lead, shooting matching 67's.

London's last inner city golf course to close

London's last inner city golf course to close

Feb 21st, 2016

It’s official. London's last inner city public golf course is to close — and this is mostly thanks to a £4.9m grant from the Lottery Heritage Fund.  So what’s the thinking?

Busy January of golf

Busy January of golf

Jan 3rd, 2016

It’s going to be quite a month for golf in January with a total of nine events to be enjoyed. 

Rory McIlroy Answers The Biscuit Tin Challenge

Rory McIlroy Answers The Biscuit Tin Challenge

Oct 28th, 2015

Rory took to Periscope today to answer a Q&A with the fans. He talks about getting a dodgy deal on a Ferrari from Ian Poulter, his favourite beer, and his love for Coldplay. Oh Rory, how could you.

Sports Direct Wins Battle for Direct Golf

Sports Direct Wins Battle for Direct Golf

Oct 26th, 2015

Direct Golf has been taken over by Sports Direct after a fiercely fought battle for control of the business between Direct Golf's John Andrew and Sports Direct's Mike Ashley.

Star Wars Golf

Star Wars Golf

Oct 20th, 2015

Star Wars has taken over the internet today, so we thought it only right we added our tuppence worth. With The Force Awakens trailer going live this morning, we had a look around for some of the best Star Wars golfing gubbins.

Goodwood Unveils 'New' Vintage Golf Cart

Goodwood Unveils 'New' Vintage Golf Cart

Aug 11th, 2015

Golf At Goodwood have unveiled the second generation of their famous Woody golf buggy. The ‘Woody 2’ is modeled on the Brakenvan, a 1934 design by Lord March’s grandfather, the ninth Duke of Richmond.

Tiger Shoots 66

Tiger Shoots 66

Jul 31st, 2015

It's starting!!! Tiger is on the way back no doubt. After yesterday's -3, 69, he shot a -5, 66, today to climb the leaderboard...

Billy Hurley III Father Found Safe

Billy Hurley III Father Found Safe

Jul 31st, 2015

The father of Billy Hurley III has been found in Texas after his family reported he had been missing for more than a week.  

Fantasy Golf League

Fantasy Golf League

Jul 28th, 2015

Congratulations to our monthly winners for July. Mark Darby, our overall winner, gets a Golf Buddy GPS watch. The prize of 24 Vice golf balls goes to Mark Darby. Congrats guys. NOW... Here's the first of August's Challenges. Same prizes apply. Click Here To Sign Up It's Free!